Travel Blogs from Karuizawa
... cup of sake...or six times if the sake is strong..
After we managed to get down all of those stairs in one piece (which was the hardest part) we went back to the bikes so we could head off to the craft fair. We saw glass stuff, breakable stuff, animal stuff, tea stuff, decoration stuff, and mum even bought a polar bear that she thought was really cute. We saw people doing metalwork which I thought was awesome. We saw people dressed up with ...
... you going there?" - like we were heading off to some backwater, deadbeat area...kind of got us worried. But, the train trip alleviated some of that worry, as it really was beautiful. Take away the thousands of signs in Japanese, and the odd temple or two, and it could easily have passed for somewhere in Europe with the mountains covered in pine trees and a river running along the train line..
Arrived in Matsumoto (which we initially thought would be a tiny town, ...
... off the pine trees. And they made work for themselves. As they plucked the nettles from the tree they discarded them to the ground below. Then when they had finished they picked them all up (by hand). With probably over 100 trees just in this park, and a couple of hours per tree, these people will be employed for a while. Safety reigned too. Each person up the tree had a safety harness and all the protective ...
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... is pressed down and then wooden stick are pounded on top of the thatch. Then a rope made out of rice grass is threaded from the inside out and tied onto the beams inside. When finished the roof is about 1 foot thick and is very beautiful.
We walked across a suspension bridge to get into the village and then walked through the village. There was a steady gentle rain falling the whole time. Because of ...